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Important Developments for Crypto Investment, June 2018

The past week has been eventful for the crypto investment community, to say the least. On Friday, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) finally declared that Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) cannot be considered securities. This sets an important precedent in the regulatory realm. The SEC ruling is also incredibly bullish for the price of BTC [...]

By | 2018-06-20T09:46:26+00:00 June 20th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies, Predictions|

Part II: 3 Investment Sectors to Buy Over the Next 12 Months

In Part I of this series, I discussed three investment sectors that I think investors should avoid in the near term. I laid out my case for minimizing exposure to asset classes that appear to be in bubble territory, including stocks, bonds and real estate. The FED has pumped up these assets with artificially-low interest [...]

By | 2018-06-11T14:21:38+00:00 June 11th, 2018|bitcoin, Cannabis, Gold & Silver Commentary|

Fears of Worldwide Crypto Ban Fan the Flames of Fake News

In the world of crypto, false rumors abound. Talk of a worldwide crypto ban is the latest and most incredible claim of this nature. Consider the entire internet one giant troll box. Bitcoin serves as the ultimate troll food. Trolls feed off of reactions to their ridiculous assertions. That’s why the number one rule of [...]

By | 2018-05-10T13:57:54+00:00 May 10th, 2018|bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies, Predictions|

Crypto Market Surges Following a Series of Optimistic Developments for Digital Currencies

The final week of April was outstanding for the cryptocurrency market, with Bitcoin increasing in value after a sharp decline over the past few months. There have been a number of positive developments – from Nasdaq CEO endorsing cryptocurrencies to the exponential increase in the sales of Ripple XRP currency. Here is a recap of [...]

By | 2018-04-30T16:46:00+00:00 April 30th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies|

Bitcoin Seasonality Chart and Buying Opportunities

Bitcoin seasonality can help investors determine the best times to buy or sell throughout the year. After prices dropped sharply during Q1 of 2018, we can expect a stronger Q2 ahead. While April is typically a weak month for Bitcoin, May and June are two of the strongest months of the year. With average gains [...]

By | 2018-04-12T15:32:05+00:00 April 12th, 2018|bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies|

Is It Time to Buy the Dip in Bitcoin?

The price has fallen from nearly $20,000 in mid-December to just $6,000, before bouncing to the current price of $7,000. The chart shows a drop below trendline support over the psat week, which is a bearish sign. We would like to see a move back above $7,250 in the near term to turn bullish. To [...]

By | 2018-04-02T13:35:07+00:00 April 2nd, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies|

CFTC / SEC Hearing on Cryptocurrencies Mostly Bullish

I wasn't expecting that much open-mindedness from a government institution. The Committee on Banking Housing and Urban Affairs met this morning to conduct a hearing entitled, Virtual Currencies: The Oversight Role of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission. The witnesses were Jay Clayton, Chairman of the U.S. Securities [...]

By | 2018-02-06T14:08:03+00:00 February 6th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies|

4 Blockchain Stocks to Consider and How They Perform vs. Holding Crypto

Holding large-cap cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum have been very profitable long-term, but how does this compare to holding blockchain stocks?  And what are some of the top blockchain stocks to consider? As this new technology and the industry springing up around it grows, opportunities arise in multiple areas.  For example, we’ve recently seen how [...]

By | 2018-01-19T19:06:12+00:00 January 19th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies, Gold & Silver Commentary|

Cryptocurrency Developments So Far in 2018

The first two weeks of 2018 have been quite eventful for the cryptocurrency community.  There have been a great many developments in terms of the regulatory environment.  Also, a new scaling solution for the second biggest coin by market cap may be leading to its meteoric rise over the past year. Increased legislation and regulation [...]

By | 2018-01-14T16:29:20+00:00 January 14th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies|

The Connection Between Economic Crisis and Cryptocurrency

Out of all the mainstream hysteria about crypto that we have heard in 2017, one question of the utmost importance often goes unasked: why now, and what is happening to fiat currency? Bitcoin has existed since 2009.  There have been many ups and downs between then and now.  But nothing like what 2017 brought.  The [...]

By | 2017-12-23T14:39:28+00:00 December 23rd, 2017|bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies, Gold & Silver Commentary, Predictions|